(c) Houston Astros

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Position: P      Born: Nov 24, 1950      Bats: Right      Throws: Right

A towering 6-7 righthander, Throop had four short trials with the Royals before he was traded to Houston during the 1979 season. He appeared in 14 games for the Astros and posted a 1-0 record with a 3.22 ERA. It would be his last big league action. For his career, he was 2-0 with three saves and a 3.83 ERA.